Frederik Joelving • June 1, 2009
After decades of abandonment, an unlikely experimental malaria vaccine is stirring again, promising to outshine all other candidates in the pharmaceutical pipeline.
Lindsey Konkel • May 28, 2009
New York University researchers gather cavefish in the northeastern Mexican states of Tamaulipas and San Luis Potosi.
Lindsey Konkel • May 26, 2009
NYU scientists shine light on the origins of the blind cavefish.
Lindsey Konkel • May 22, 2009
Global amphibian declines have scientists and volunteers scrambling to preserve backyard biodiversity.
Rachael Rettner • May 5, 2009
Could increasing global temperatures cause this tropical disease to spread?
Lynne Peeples • April 22, 2009
Dairy farmers know that happy cows just keep on giving.
Carina Storrs • April 3, 2009
New tricks to breed sexier Mediterranean fruit flies could improve control of an important agricultural pest.
Shelley DuBois • March 18, 2009
Scientists listen to the mating songs of disease-carrying mosquitoes in hopes that they’ll use what they learn to control wild populations.
Lindsey Konkel • March 13, 2009
Ordinary citizens make valuable contributions to scientific research.
Lindsey Konkel • March 8, 2009
A recent Ebola Reston outbreak among pigs in the Philippines is cause for concern among some scientists.
Lindsey Konkel • February 20, 2009
Seventy million years before birds took flight, pterosaurs – some as large as a small airplane – somehow soared through the Mesozoic skies. Scientists have speculated for decades about how […]
Dave Levitan • February 6, 2009
Mick Ellison: Scientific illustrator and photographer.
Lindsey Konkel • January 29, 2009
One bee scientist looks ahead by cataloguing the past.
Frederik Joelving and Erik Ortlip • January 20, 2009
Armed with science, psychology professor Diana Reiss struggles to end dolphin drive hunting. Warning: video contains graphic images of animal cruelty.
Frederik Joelving • January 20, 2009
Trailblazing our knowledge of aquatic minds, Diana Reiss uses science to fight for dolphin welfare.